Dr Jean Beissel

    • Dr Jean Beissel's details
      • Country: Luxemboue
      • Title: Director of the INCCI
      • Institution: Institut National de Chirurgie Cardiaque et de Cardiologie Interventionnelle

    Medical Faculties of Montpellier, Nancy, ( France)
    Interne des Hôpitaux de Strasbourg
    Clinical Fellowship Service d’Explorations Cardio-vasculaires CHU de Brabois – Nancy

    Positions/ Professional Organisations
    Membre associé de la SFC/Groupe Echocardiographie de la SFC/Groupe Angioplastie et de CI de la SFC/BGWIC ( Belgian Working Group of Interventional cardiology)/Working Group Coronary Circulation ESC
    President of the Luxembourg Society of Cardiology
    Vice-president Luxembourg Resuscitation Council

    Fellowships/ Awards
    Lauréat de la Faculté de Médecine de Nancy
    Ancien Interne des Hôpitaux de Strasbourg
    Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (2006)

    Steering Committees/Task Forces
    Cardiovascular Diagnostic Center Mongolia ( 2002-2007) Lux-Development
    President du Comité de Pilotage du projet Defibrillation Semi-Automatique Lux.(2003-2007)
    Comité de Pilotage Plan National de Santé Grand-Duché de Luxembourg (2006-)
    National Medical Coordinator. Pôle de Prévention Cardiovasculaire Transfrontalier.INTERREGIII A (2006-2010)

    Major Interests
    Interventional Cardiology/Clinical cardiology/Heart Failure

    Recent Publications

    Level of unawareness and management of diabetes, hypertension, and dyslipidemia among adults in Luxembourg: findings from ORISCAV-LUX study.
    Alkerwi A, Pagny S, Lair ML, Delagardelle C, Beissel J.
    PLoS One. 2013;8(3):e57920. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0057920. Epub 2013 Mar 4.

    Acculturation, immigration status and cardiovascular risk factors among Portuguese immigrants to Luxembourg: findings from ORISCAV-LUX study.
    Alkerwi A, Sauvageot N, Pagny S, Beissel J, Delagardelle C, Lair ML.
    BMC Public Health. 2012 Oct 11;12:864. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-864.

    Social inequality in awareness of cardiovascular risk factors in patients undergoing coronary angiography.
    Tchicaya A, Braun M, Lorentz N, Delagardelle C, Beissel J, Wagner DR.
    Eur J Prev Cardiol. 2013 Oct;20(5):872-9. doi: 10.1177/2047487312446123. Epub 2012 Apr 16.

    Nutrition, environment and cardiovascular health (NESCAV): protocol of an inter-regional cross-sectional study.
    Alkerwi A, Guillaume M, Zannad F, Laufs U, Lair ML; NESCAV project group.
    BMC Public Health. 2010 Nov 15;10:698. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-10-698.

    Right coronary artery originating in the left ventricle.
    Ciarka A, Lens V, Beissel J, Wagner DR.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Oct 12;56(16):1351. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2010.03.096. No abstract available.
    First nationwide survey on cardiovascular risk factors in Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg (ORISCAV-LUX).
    Alkerwi A, Sauvageot N, Donneau AF, Lair ML, Couffignal S, Beissel J, Delagardelle C, Wagener Y, Albert A, Guillaume M.
    BMC Public Health. 2010 Aug 10;10:468. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-10-468.

    Relationship between pulse transit time and blood pressure is impaired in patients with chronic heart failure.
    Wagner DR, Roesch N, Harpes P, Körtke H, Plumer P, Saberin A, Chakoutio V, Oundjede D, Delagardelle C, Beissel J, Gilson G, Kindermann I, Böhm M.
    Clin Res Cardiol. 2010 Oct;99(10):657-64. doi: 10.1007/s00392-010-0168-0. Epub 2010 May 16.

    Reverse remodelling through exercise training is more pronounced in non-ischemic heart failure.
    Delagardelle C, Feiereisen P, Vaillant M, Gilson G, Lasar Y, Beissel J, Wagner DR.
    Clin Res Cardiol. 2008 Dec;97(12):865-71. doi: 10.1007/s00392-008-0698-x. Epub 2008 Aug 11.

    [Lucky National Registry (Luxembourg Acute Myocardial Infarction Registry). Are women much better taken care of than men?].
    Oprea I, Vaillant M, Hesse M, Jacobs L, Beissel J, Wagner DR.
    Bull Soc Sci Med Grand Duche Luxemb. 2008;(2):259-79. French.